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Eastern Whipbird Psophodes olivaceus

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The Eastern Whipbird is an insectivorous passerine bird native to the east coast of Australia, its whip-crack call a familiar sound in forests of eastern Australia. Two subspecies are recognised. Heard much more often than seen, it is a dark olive-green and black in colour with a distinctive white cheek patch and crest. The male and female are similar in plumage.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Christiane Geissler
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By Christiane Geissler

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Uploaded Mar 28, 2016. Captured Nov 10, 2009 16:17 in LOT 435 Amamoor Creek Rd, Amamoor Creek QLD 4570, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 1000D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/128s
  • ISO400
  • 300mm